New Delhi: The nation’s first Formula One Grand Prix is set for a grand finale today with current world champion Sebastian Vettel of Red Bull on pole position and India’s Narain Karthikeyan starting from the 23rd position.
It is poised to be a dazzling affair with the presence of Bollywood celebrities, business tycoons and much awaited performance of pop-star Lady Gaga.
Lewis Hamilton had ‘Mr Bean’ around to support him although didn’t have much to smile about, regardless of finishing 2nd in qualifying; the former world champ will start in 5th position. The three place grid relegation from the first practice session come back to haunt him. Penalty on Hamilton pushed Mark Webber to the second place on the grid.
Ferrari’s Felipe Massa will not be so happy after crashing his front suspension on turn eight, as he will be placed 6th now after setting the pace on day one.
The legendary Michael Schumacher will be 11th out of the 23 cars on the grid with Timo Glock out of the race.